Even as one legendary special-effects house, Richard Edlund's Boss Film (story, page 6), closed down, another one --- West L.A.-based Vifx --- likely is in the process of enlarging itself…
Modern Times Group (MTG) has signed an agreement with 20th Century Fox Television Intl. that gives it exclusive rights to all Fox film and TV product in the Baltic States.
Endemol Entertainment, adding another sideline to its growing portfolio of entertainment interests, in December plans to open ShowBizCity, a 12,000-square-meter Dutch answer to U.S.-launched film…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Actress Debra Messing, who played Stacey on Fox's "Ned & Stacey" last season, has replaced Sherilyn Fenn as the female lead in ABC's midseason drama "Hungry for Survival," sources say.
ABC Radio's six-month experiment with female-skewed talkradio ended Tuesday when KTZN-AM --- a.k.a. "the Zone" --- abruptly changed format to a 24-hour programming mix aimed at kids under 12 dubbed…
Leading Spanish art film distributor Wanda Films has joined with Ricardo Evole's Yelmo Films, one of the country's biggest exhibition chains, to form Wanda Distribucion, a joint distribution alliance…
Investigative consumer reporter Chuck Whitlock, a.k.a. the "Scambuster," has signed a TV development deal with Warner Bros.' Telepictures Prods. and has been named a contributor to WB's syndie…
Planet Hollywood is coming to the furthermost reaches of its galaxy --- Auckland, New Zealand.
In a sign of just how jittery the current Indian government is concerning foreign penetration of its broadcast skies, the authorities have asked Star TV CEO Rathikant Basu for his resignation.
Boaz Davidson, director of such exploitation pics as "Lunarcop," "Blood Run" and "American Cyborg," will helm "Mini Mall" for Nu Image with 21-year-old untested newfound thesp Ara Celi in the lead…
Lona Williams, a co-executive producer of "The Drew Carey Show," has inked an exclusive three-year overall deal with Walt Disney TV worth an estimated $6 million.